6.1 release branch, /etc/profile locale specification

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Apr 4 10:03:36 PDT 2005


Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:

> So it's better to change the book to say "ISO-8859-1".

Easy enough to do, added to my (ever growing) TODO for 6.1.

> Also some people say it's better to remove LC_ALL (i.e. set only LANG)
 > and I tend to agree with them now.
> 
> Please do that before LFS 6.1 comes out.

But then according to your post titled "[POST-6.1] Console script with 
UTF-8 support" you state:

"Don't forget to set LANG and LC_ALL properly in /etc/profile."

So, which is it to be?

Matt.



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